Ollivier Dyens


Member Since March 29, 2005

Ollivier Dyens is Associate Professor at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. He is the founder and webmaster of Metal and Flesh (metalandflesh.com) and Continent X (continentx.com), websites dedicated to the study of cyberculture. He is also the author of Metal and Flesh, The Evolution of Man, Technology Takes over, published by MIT Press and whose French version (VLB Éditeur) was awarded Best Essay by the Société des Écrivains Canadiens. Among his other publications are Les Murs des planètes suivi de la cathédrale aveugle (VLB Éditeur), short listed for the Estuaire/Terrasses St-Denis award for poetry, Continent X, Vertige du nouvel Occident (VLB Éditeur), long listed for the Prix Roberval and The Profane Earth (Mansfield Press), long listed for the ReLit Award.